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Final squad announced for Ireland Under 18’s team


The 12 players who will go forward to represent Ireland on the Irish Under 18 Women’s team have been announced by Head Coach, Tommy O’Mahony today. The team has been selected ahead of this year’s FIBA Under 18 Women’s European Championship, Division B, which will be hosted in Dublin this August. The Championships will run from August 4th to 13th and will ... Read More »

How it should be for all teams

We received a press release with regards to a boys underage rugby team, here is their backroom staff Head Coach Team Manager Assistant Coach Scrum Coach S&C Coach Baggage Master Team Analyst Team Doctor Team Physio Team Nutritionist Team Services In an ideal world this is what all teams should have. This level of backup is down to money and ... Read More »

Basketball Ireland 2017 All Stars and Players of the Year revealed

Five players from each of the four divisions in the Basketball Ireland National League have been awarded All Star awards this week for the 2016/17 season, with the Player of the Year for each Division also revealed. The second and third teams in each League have also been announced. The All Stars were selected from the votes of the National ... Read More »

Marble City Hawks Win Division One Play Offs

Courtyard Liffey Celtics made history for their club when they pipped Ambassador UCC Glanmire to the Women’s Super League play-off title on Saturday evening – stopping Mark Scannell’s charges from scooping four-in-a-row with a formidable display from Sorcha Tiernan being the difference between the sides. Kilkenny’s Marble City Hawks are celebrating as they pipped ITC Basketball of Carlow to the ... Read More »

Courtyard Liffey Celtics crowned Women’s Super League play-off champions

COURTYARD Liffey Celtics dared to dream this evening in Letterkenny IT, Co. Donegal last night as they faced their nemesis Ambassador UCC Glanmire in the Women’s Super League play-off final. Following a rollercoaster of a season between the two teams – with one win each in the Super League, while Glanmire had the better of the spoils in the Hula Hoops ... Read More »

Basketball Ireland National League finals preview

All roads lead to Letterkenny this weekend as the Basketball Ireland National League finals take centre stage in LYIT, Donegal from 12pm on Saturday, April 1st. Eight games will be played over the weekend, with the Men’s League Cup, Champions Trophy, Women’s Division One play-off final and Women’s Super League play-off final up for decision. Indeed, in the men’s, a ... Read More »

Liffey Celtics to face Glanmire in WSL play-off final

A repeat of this year’s Hula Hoops National Cup final is in store as both Ambassador UCC Glanmire and Courtyard Liffey Celtics booked their spots in the play off final in Letterkenny next weekend with wins over Pyrobel Killester and DCU Mercy respectively on Saturday. Glanmire will be aiming to defend their Women’s Super League play off title and hoping ... Read More »

Summer international fixtures for Ireland’s basketball teams announced

The Irish Senior Men’s and Women’s teams will take part in two tournaments this summer as part of their preparations for the Small Nations 2018. Both squads will travel to Luxembourg for a two-day friendly in May, where they will play off against the host country in a series of games on May 19th and 20th. The following month, Pete ... Read More »


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